New Zealand books at their best


We are committed to bringing you great New Zealand books full of stories, ideas and images that speak strongly about what makes our country special.

100% New Zealand owned, Potton & Burton is this country’s largest independent publisher.

Our books are acclaimed for both their exceptional quality and value for money. You can find them in your favourite bookstore, or you can shop online here.

the bestsellers


  1. Great Walks of New Zealand

    by Craig Potton
  2. Mauri Ora

    by Peter Alsop & Te Rau Kupenga
  3. South

    by Petr Hlavacek
  4. Field Guide to New Zealand’s Native Trees

    by John Dawson & Rob Lucas
  5. Day Walks in New Zealand

    by Shaun Barnett & Geographx
  6. Aotearoa: The New Zealand Experience

  7. In the Garden

    by Gillian Candler & Ned Barraud
  8. Tramping in New Zealand

    by Shaun Barnett
  9. Edmund Hillary: A Biography

    by Michael Gill
  10. Herbert: The Brave Sea Dog

    by Robyn Belton